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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Per·vert v. t. [imp. & p. p. Perverted; p. pr. & vb. n. Perverting.]
 1. To turn another way; to divert. [Obs.]
    Let's follow him, and pervert the present wrath.   --Shak.
 2. To turn from truth, rectitude, or propriety; to divert from a right use, end, or way; to lead astray; to corrupt; also, to misapply; to misinterpret intentionally; as, to pervert one's words.
    He, in the serpent, had perverted Eve.   --Milton.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: (used of sexual behavior) showing or appealing to bizarre or
             deviant tastes; "kinky sex"; "perverted practices"
             [syn: kinky]
      2: having an intended meaning altered or misrepresented; "many
         of the facts seemed twisted out of any semblance to
         reality"; "a perverted translation of the poem" [syn: distorted,
          misrepresented, twisted]
      3: marked by immorality; deviating from what is considered
         right or proper or good; "depraved criminals"; "a
         perverted sense of loyalty"; "the reprobate conduct of a
         gambling aristocrat" [syn: depraved, immoral, perverse,